Zurich-headquartered Gira Financial Group has appointed Daniel Rytz as member of its senior advisory committee.
Rytz will join the group in January, in his new role, he will assist the company in developing and implementing its business strategy.
He joins from technology processing firm Polymetrix, where he worked as interim CEO and member of the board of directors.
Prior to that, he worked among others as process and marketing manager at chemical firm Krebs Swiss AG, process solutions firm Glatt AG and construction company Kühni AG
Gira Group offers third party investors a proprietary platform and blockchain enable a range of transaction, trading and currency exchange models as well as multiple wallets. It has also recently launched its own cryptocurrency, called Giracoin.